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Strands of clear glass and white beads arranged to fall in three loops, two rectangular medalions at center back and two separating loops of clear background with butterflies in yellow, red, orange, and blue beads.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

American, Second quarter 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

44 x 10 cm (17 5/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1068

Medium or Technique

Glass beads, silk

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Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands